• Wed. Jul 24th, 2024

Michael Fassbender

The Snowman

It is often the case that a cinematic venture into a wildly popular novel goes striking awry, and Thomas Alfredson’s The Snowman is no exception. Adapted from Jo Nesbø’s internationally…

EIFF: Song to Song

Screened at the Edinburgh International Film Festival 2017 Song to Song is Terrence Malick’s eighth feature film since 1973, and his fourth to be released this decade alone. While it…

Trespass Against Us

Smith’s film, Trespass Against Us, follows the unconventional lives of father and son, Colby and Chad Cutler: criminals who exist in a world divorced from mainstream society and the confines…

The Light Between Oceans

The Light Between Oceans is heart-breaking in its depiction of love, family and loss. It opens with the blissful encounter between the war-wearied Tom Sherbourne (Michael Fassbender) and the sparkling…

Are Video Game Movies About to Level-Up?

The genre of films adapted from video games has a hard-earned reputation for being generally dismal. Time and again, Hollywood studio bosses have attempted cinematic alchemy by converting much-loved game…